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Conventions, fourteenth, 1936

 File — Box: 1, Reel: 33, microdex: 2
Conventions, fourteenth, 1936
Conventions, fourteenth, 1936

Scope and Contents

Official proceedings and actions of the Fourteenth National Convention of the Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America. The detailed proceedings follow the convention from opening remarks to final adjournment with a separate published report of convention actions following. Included in the proceedings are matters of business such as the adoption of reports, election of officers, and passing of resolutions; addresses and remarks; presentations of reports; presentations from the Student, Industrial, and Business and Professional Assemblies; and remarks from guest speakers. The convention covers a wide range of topics but the topics of changing social, economic and global issues arise throughout in addition to the role of religion in YWCA. 

Dates of Materials

  • Creation: 1936

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

From the Record Group:

This collection is open for use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.

However, by agreement with the YWCA of the U.S.A., microdexes known to contain financial records or personal health information (usually on job applications) were not digitized and/or not published in our online repository as part of the CLIR Digitizing Hidden Collections grant. These microdexes may still be accessed on the original microfilm, and digital files may be made available to individual researchers upon request.


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